Sr. Analyst, Finance Business Partner

| Greater Boston Area

Sr. Analyst, Finance Business Partner 

Indigo is a company dedicated to harnessing nature to help farmers sustainably feed the planet. With a vision of creating a world where farming is an economically desirable and accessible profession, Indigo works alongside its growers to apply natural approaches, conserve resources for future generations, and grow healthy food for all. Utilizing beneficial plant microbes to improve crop health and productivity, Indigo’s portfolio is focused on cotton, wheat, barley, corn, soybeans, and rice. The company, founded by Flagship Pioneering, is headquartered in Boston, MA, with additional offices in Memphis, TN, Research Triangle Park, NC, Sydney, Australia, Buenos Aires, Argentina, and São Paulo, Brazil. www.indigoag.com

Responsibilities:

  • Provide business planning, management reporting, and overall finance business partner support to key stakeholders
    • Work with department heads to help them establish their budgets and monthly forecasts, and provide commentary and analysis on actual results and its variance to budgets and forecasts
    • Act as a project manager, ensuring all budgets are accurate, comprehensive and completed on time
    • Provide financial modeling, financial analysis and valuation support for acquisitions, new product development, long-term contracts, and other ad-hoc financial projects
  • Support the Finance Business Partner colleagues by
    • Providing support to the Monthly Management Reporting Pack, which includes full financial statements, comprehensive Key Performance Indicator (KPI) reporting, operational Dashboard reporting, analysis of key business trends, actual versus budget variances and comprehensive executive level explanations of differences
    • Providing support to Reporting cube system implementation and dashboard visualization tool
    • Support development of key planning initiatives: 1) Yearly budget process; 2) Monthly Forecast process; 3) Long Term forecast process (5YP)
    • Support development of business plans for expansion to new geographies
    • Support development of financials for special projects (i.e. M&A transactions)
    • Helping with financial analysis, commentary and presentation material for the monthly and quarterly financial review meetings, including Board Meetings
    • Drive continuous improvement within the finance organization to streamline processes and improve communication and flow of information to the business
  • Understand the details and drivers of all the different business models:
    • Develop a deep understanding of the business; attempt to know the business as well as the colleagues you support
    • Maintain knowledge of the budget/forecast to be able to speak to a variety of different crops/strategies/geographies
  • Develop strong partnerships with:
    • Accounting team to align on overall reporting needs and standardized reporting packages, including flux analysis
    • Financial Operations team to optimize the service delivery of standardized reporting

Competencies:

  • Demonstrates strong analytical skills/potential, with strong Excel skills
  • Financial Modeling experience
  • Enjoys working cross-functionally in a positive and team-oriented way whether as a project lead or as a contributor
  • Strong communication skills
  • Self-starter and desire to learn and develop skill sets
  • Highly organized and able to multitask
  • Takes ownership in work
  • Strong interest in Indigo’s mission and helping the company to execute to achieve goals

Qualifications:

  • 3-5 years of work experience
  • Finance, consulting, private equity, or strategy experience
  • Project Management skill is a plus
  • Agriculture experience is a plus
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Technology we use

  • Engineering
    • JavascriptLanguages
    • PythonLanguages
    • RLanguages
    • TypescriptLanguages
    • GraphQLLanguages
    • ReactLibraries
    • ReduxLibraries
    • ExpressFrameworks
    • Node.jsFrameworks
    • MySQLDatabases
    • PostgreSQLDatabases

Location

On the edge of Charlestown, we are within walking distance to restaurants and bars. The Sullivan Square T and bus stop is also right next door!

An Insider's view of Indigo

What projects are you most excited about?

Our mission is to provide agronomists with unbiased real-time data we are collecting across thousands of acres at the ground level and from space. It's such a thrill to be working on the data and analysis perspective of this massively cross-disciplinary team that helps agronomists initiate data-powered conversations to provide substantial results.

Jyoti

Principal Data Scientist

What makes someone successful on your team?

A successful Indigo team member is someone willing to continuously learn and improve, regardless of experience or role. Whether you’re an Engineer, Account Manager, Business Analyst, or Scientist, successful team members keep the bigger picture in mind and bridge disciplines to solve problems facing the incredibly complex system that is agriculture

Hilary

Software Product Manager

What are Indigo Perks + Benefits

Health Insurance & Wellness Benefits
Disability Insurance
Dental Benefits
Vision Benefits
Health Insurance Benefits
Life Insurance
Wellness Programs
Onsite Gym
Retirement & Stock Options Benefits
401(K)
Company Equity
Performance Bonus
Child Care & Parental Leave Benefits
Generous Parental Leave
Flexible Work Schedule
Vacation & Time Off Benefits
Generous PTO
Paid Holidays
Paid Sick Days
Perks & Discounts
Commuter Benefits
Company Outings
Stocked Kitchen
Some Meals Provided
Parking
Recreational Clubs
Relocation Assistance
Fitness Subsidies
Professional Development Benefits
Job Training & Conferences
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